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e•qual•ly(ˈi kwə li)
You use equally in front of an adjective to say that a person or thing has as much of a quality as someone or something else that has been mentioned.
Don't use 'equally' in front of as when making a comparison. Don't say, for example, 'He is equally as tall as his brother'. You say 'He is just as tall as his brother'.
|Adv.||1.||equally - to the same degree (often followed by `as'); "they were equally beautiful"; "birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly"; "sang as sweetly as a nightingale"; "he is every bit as mean as she is"|
|2.||equally - in equal amounts or shares; in a balanced or impartial way; "a class evenly divided between girls and boys"; "they split their winnings equally"; "deal equally with rich and poor"|
the fence posts should be equally spaced → el espacio entre los postes de la valla debería ser igual
all foreigners should be treated equally → todos los extranjeros deberían ser tratados por igual or con igualdad
this rule applies equally to everyone → esta regla se aplica a todos por igual
this applies equally to men and to women → esto se aplica tanto a los hombres como a las mujeres
her mother was equally disappointed → su madre estaba igualmente decepcionada or igual de decepcionada
she gave the task to her equally capable assistant → le encargó la tarea a su asistente, que estaba igualmente capacitado or que estaba igual de capacitado
his second novel was equally successful → su segunda novela tuvo el mismo éxito
she is equally as intelligent as her sister → es igual de inteligente que su hermana, es tan inteligente como su hermana
It's cheaper but equally effective → Il est moins cher mais tout aussi efficace.
two equally qualified men
BUT deux hommes aussi qualifiés l'un que l'autre.
All these techniques are equally effective
BUT Toutes ces techniques sont aussi efficaces les unes que les autres.
to be committed to equal opportunities → s'être engagé(e) pour l'égalité des chances